.50 Cal Trainer, Advanced
SAAB TRAINING SYSTEMS
Saab’s .50 Cal Trainer, advanced – allversions and platforms – is the perfectchoice for all aspects of weapons training.Because the .50 caliber machine gun is nota high precision weapon, hit observationand fire correction are of crucialimportance in maximizing the use of thisweapon. The realism and experienceprovided by the .50 Cal Trainer, includingfire correction, gives gunners confidencein their performance. Knowing thestrengths and weaknesses of theirweapons, using correct and real weaponprocedures, give soldiers bettersurvivability in actual combat situations.
The laser simulator provides realisticfire simulation capabilities, eventaking range into account. The systemcalculates ballistic projectile paths andprovides gunners with thisinformation through tracer-and burstfeedback. The laser system is excellentfor training all aspects of gunneryperformance, from basic gunnery toadvanced tactical scenarios in a CTC.
Sophisticated gunner feedback
The .50 Cal Trainer, Advanced isequipped with a high fidelity opticalfeedback system. The gunner’s view isaugmented with trace-and-burstvisualization. In addition, the trainer isequipped with a display for visualuser feedback and a speaker for verbalaudio informationand weapons sounds. Accurate firingsimulation results are immediately fedback and visually presented to thegunner in the tracer-and-bursteyepiece unit. The advantage of thissystem is that it gives gunners normalcapabilities in changing aiming pointsto adjust fire.The .50 Cal Trainer, Advancedcalculates the true ballistic trajectory ofeach type of .50 caliber ammunition,